Category:  iPhone

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 2 iPhone, Special Event

Apple went over the new features in iOS 6 again including the new Maps, Passbook, new Siri features, shared PHoto Streams, new mail, new Safari, and Facebook integration. The biggest difference was that all of the new features were shown running on the iPhone 5. The Maps navigation and Flyover was quicker, and the extra… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 Comments Off on iPhone 5 Event: New Mini Dock Connector Known As Lightning iPhone, Special Event

The existing 30 pin connector has been around since 2003. Apple changed it for the first time today unveiling Lightning. It’s the long rumored smaller dock connector which offers an 8-pin/signal digital design. There’s an adaptive interface, ability to use on either side, and improved durability. The new connector is 80% smaller, and Apple emphasized… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 Comments Off on iPhone 5 Event: Camera Upgrade With 720P Front Camera, Panorama Mode… iPhone, Special Event

Apple upgraded the entire camera system for the iPhone 5 beginning with the rear camera. It’s the same camera sensor as the iPhone 4S, but it’s 25% smaller with some other enhancements. There are many enhancements that use the processing power of the A6 chip to provide new dynamic low light mode, noise reduction, and… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 2 iPhone, Special Event

The iPhone 5 will feature the faster A6 chip that features 2x faster CPU, and 2X faster graphics than the A5 chip in the iPhone 4S. The chip is also 22% smaller, and more energy efficient, but no word on dual-core vs quad core. The processor can launch Pages 2.1x faster, or save an image… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 Comments Off on iPhone 5 Event: The iPhone 5 Gets 4G LTE iPhone, Special Event

The iPhone 5 will indeed offer 4G LTE, and it will be a world compatible model that connects to multiple carriers across the globe. In the U.S. Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint will be LTE compatible with the iPhone 5. The LTE chip itself is a single chip and radio, but with a dual antenna to… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 1 iPhone, Special Event

The iPhone 5 is up on stage, and it shows the brand new 4″ screen. The device is only taller with an aspect ratio of 1136 x 640 which maintains the 326 ppi for the retina display. Now, there’s a 16:9 aspect ratio with the same exact width, but the greater height. The device also… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 Comments Off on iPhone 5 Event: iPhone 5 Is Official Thinnest & Lightest iPhone Yet iPhone, Special Event

The iPhone 5 is the official name of the next generation iPhone. It’s also the thinnest and lightest iPhone yet measuring at 7.6mm thick, and weighing in at 112 grams. It’s 18% thinner and 20% lighter than the previous model. The device is made entirely out of aluminum and glass, and it has a two-toned… Read More »

By Trevor Sheridan, September 12, 2012 1 iPhone, Special Event

Like usual, Apple began their iPhone 5 Event with statistics about their various product lines. First off, the Mac which has seen 7 million users upgrade to Mountain Lion since July, which is their fastest Mac upgrade ever. Also, Apple captured 27% of notebook market over the past quarter, and that’s 15% year over year… Read More »